Christmas Markets And Fairs In London 2018

Christmas Markets And Fairs In London 2018

Photo: Ideal Home Show at Christmas Whether you want to get your Christmas shopping done, or you’re looking to buy festive treats and Christmas decorations, London’s many Christmas markets and fairs are the place to be. Christmas 2018 events are listed below, and we’ll be adding more as they’re announced. Check out our guide to […]

Halloween 2018 Food And Drink In London

Halloween 2018 Food And Drink In London

Eat and drink your way around town this Halloween with these special menus, spooky items and other foodie specials. Looking for other things to on 31 October? Take a look at our guide to Halloween events in London, and horror film screenings taking place around the capital… then keep the spiritual fun going with Day […]

London Housing: Your Questions Answered By The Mayor's Office

London Housing: Your Questions Answered By The Mayor’s Office

Londoners are not short on questions about housing. We invited Londonist readers to put their questions to James Murray, Deputy Mayor for Housing & Residential Development. Here’s what he had to say. Image: Shutterstock Why doesn’t the government start to compulsory buy empty properties and then rent them out at affordable prices? Any home left […]

London's Best Cheese Raclettes

London’s Best Cheese Raclettes

Cheese raclette at Alpes in Pop Brixton What is raclette and where can you get in in London? The word has two meanings; firstly, it’s a type of cheese, specifically, a hard, cow’s milk cheese. More generally though, ‘raclette’ has come to mean the Swiss dish in which that cheese is melted and scraped off […]

The Best Beer Festivals In London In October 2018

The Best Beer Festivals In London In October 2018

The first part of October was rather quiet for beer events in London, but the drinking opportunities pick up as the month progresses. We’ve rounded up some of the best below. 11-14 October: The Pembury Tavern Green Hop Beer Festival In a triple dose of awesomeness, Hackney’s legendary Pembury Tavern (awesome) will be hosting a […]

The growing concern when it comes to Roy Hodgson’s management at Crystal Palace

The growing concern when it comes to Roy Hodgson’s management at Crystal Palace

HUDDERSFIELD 0 CRYSTAL PALACE 1 Zaha 38 BY MATT WOOSNAM AT JOHN SMITH’S STADIUM Leopards never change their spots, and neither does Roy Hodgson. For the former it matters not, but for the Crystal Palace manager it is perhaps beginning to be concerning that his stubbornness and resistance to change continues unabated. At Fulham his […]

Basketball: Crystal Palace-based club looking to make waves in BBL

Basketball: Crystal Palace-based club looking to make waves in BBL

A new Crystal Palace-based basketball team has been set up and will play in the British Basketball League this season – London City Royals. The club is the brainchild of Nhamo Shire, who is the club’s head of basketball operations. Shire has been behind initiatives like Midnight Madness and Reach & Teach, which runs the Community Basketball […]